Changed my rear SLS struts and carrier bushing and rear suspension is great now. That got me thinking about my front suspension. I just bought a spring compressor (thanks Ntrepid!) with the idea that I could change my front strut mounts / pads.
My understanding is that front struts rarely fail. My car has 172k miles on it now and wondering if the front strut mounts / pad is just a cosmetic inspection? They look great (California car) but wondering if replacing them would make a difference.
I see Gerry's excellent HOW-To here on this: